Management and structure

Management Team

José Andrés Torres Mora

José Andrés Torres Mora is President of Acción Cultural Española.
presidencia@accioncultural.es

Doctor of Sociology. Professor of Sociology at the Complutense University of Madrid. During the legislatures VIII, IX, X, XI and XII he was a deputy for Malaga in the Congress of Deputies.
President of the Education Commission, Vice President of the Constitutional Commission and Spokesman of the Committee on Culture of the Congress of Deputies. He was also Member of the Subcommittee for the elaboration of a Statute of the Artist and Speaker of the Bill of Intellectual Property.
Between 1997-2000 he served as director of the San Juan Evangelista University College and is the author of two books, and numerous academic and opinion articles.
Read moreRead less
Pilar Gómez Gutiérrez

Pilar Gómez Gutiérrez is Director of Production at Acción Cultural Española.
dirproduccion@accioncultural.es

She studied French at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid. A cultural management professional with more than 30 years’ experience, she began her career in 1982 as a manager of major theatres such as the Lara de Madrid. She combined this activity with what would be her profession for many years, being in charge of producing different stagings and tours under the direction of Manuel Canseco, José Osuna, Miguel Narros and Emilio Hernández, among others, for successive editions of the Veranos de la Villa programme of summer events and the Almagro, Sagunto and Mérida festivals.
          In 1988 she set up her own company, producing cultural projects and events of different kinds such as general meetings of financial and business institutions. After becoming director of Production of the International Festival of Mérida in 1990, she worked on different independent productions, prominent among which was La Fiesta Barroca, organised as part of the Madrid Capital of Culture events. In 1995 she was appointed Director of Production of the Compañía Nacional de Teatro Clásico directed by Adolfo Marsillach.
          In 2005, after serving in the Department of Culture of the regional government of Castile-La Mancha, she joined the Sociedad Estatal para la Acción Cultural Exterior, S.A., SEACEX, occupying the post of Director of Projects and Coordination until the merger and creation in December 2010 of the current Sociedad Estatal de Acción Cultural. 
Read moreRead less

Board of directors

President
José Andrés Torres Mora
CEO of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E)

Members
Miguel Albero Suárez
Director of Cultural and Scientific Relations. AECID
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation
Since June 30, 2020: Cultural Counselor of the Embassy of Spain in the USA.​
Daniel Álvarez Andrés
Advisor of the Directorate General for State Heritage
Ministry of Treasury
Ángel Carrascal Gutiérrez
Deputy Director of Communication, Public Diplomacy and Networks
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation​
Maria Eugenia de la Cera
Deputy Director of the Department of Planning and Monitoring of Government Activity
Presidency of the Government​
Manuel Ángel de Miguel Monterrubio
Deputy Director General of Personal Income Tax, Directorate General for Taxation
Ministry of the Treasury
Luis Manuel García Montero
Director of Instituto Cervantes
Carlos Guervós Maíllo
Deputy-Director of Intellectual Property
Ministry of Culture and Sports
Francisco Javier González Ruiz
Secretary General of the Directorate General for State Heritage
Ministry of the Treasury
Adriana Moscoso del Prado Hernández
Director General for Cultural Industries and Cooperation
Ministry of Culture and Sports​
Javier Rivera Blanco
Deputy Director of the Institute for Spanish Cultural Heritage
Ministry of Culture and Sports
Cristina Serrano Leal
Director General of International Economic Relations
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation

Secretary of the Board:
Sonsoles Centeno Huerta
Head of EU Litigation Unit
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation
Read moreRead less

Audit and control comission

President
Francisco Javier González Ruiz
Secretary General of the Directorate General for State Heritage
Ministry of the Treasury


Members
Daniel Álvarez Andrés
Advisor of the Directorate General for State Heritage
Ministry of the Treasury
Manuel Ángel de Miguel Monterrubio
Deputy Director General of Personal Income Tax, Directorate General for Taxation
Ministry of the Treasury


Secretary non member
Sonsoles Centeno Huerta
Head of EU Litigation Unit
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation 
Read moreRead less

Do you want to know the lastest from AC/E?

If you'd like to be kept up-to-date on all of AC/E's news, you can subscribe to our newsletter. View latest newsletter